Arsenal are close to signing £30 million Sheffield United goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale after a report calimed the Goalkeeper skip recent games.
Arsenal have identified Sheffield United stopper as thier top Goalkeeper target ahead of Ajax’s Andre Onana. Onana has been considered to be th Gunners target but with a recent report of Ramsdale, it likely the Gunnees seal the deal soon.
According to football.london, Arsenal are to pay a initial transfer fee of £24 million for the Sheffield United No.1 with £6 million to add later as add-ons and bonuses.
Aaron Ramsdale was phenomenon in the Premier League last season, although his effort wasn’t enough to save his side from the relegation spot.
Despite his side being in relegation, the England international still earned himself a splace in Gareth Southgate’s England squad for the just concluded Euro 2020 and Ramsdale now looks to return back to Premier League with Arsenal now close to obtain his signature, as reported by football.london
Arsenal current No.1 and Germany international Bernd Leno, will now have a strong competitor for his place in Mikel Arteta team.
Report claimed that Aaron Ramsdale has missed most of Sheffield recent games as Gunners deal look a very likely to happen soon.
Arsenal will kick off thier 2021/2022 Premier League campaign with away trip to newly promoted Brentford.